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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
CHLOE (PERSON) [Gk Chloē (Χλοη)]. A woman singled out for mention by Paul in 1 Cor 1:11 because her “people,” literally “those of Chloe,” had reported to Paul about quarreling among the Corinthians. Chloe’s “people” were presumably either family members, or slave or freed member employees of her household.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Chloe klōʹē [Gk. Chloē—‘tender shoot’]. A woman, presumably a Christian, mentioned only in 1 Cor. 1:11. She was a resident either of Corinth or of Ephesus. Paul had been informed by some of her household (RSV and NEB “Chloe’s people”), probably Christian slaves, of the dissensions in the church at
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
CHLOE. A woman, evidently a Christian, whose household servants or slaves informed Paul, who was working in Ephesus at the time, of partisan divisions and moral disorders in the church at Corinth (1 Cor 1:11). It is not known whether she lived in Corinth or Ephesus. However, she was well-known to Paul
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
CHLOE. Greek female name, signifying ‘verdant’, especially appropriated to Demeter.‘Chloe’s people’ told Paul of the Corinthians’ schisms (1 Cor. 1:11) and perhaps other items in 1 Cor. 1–6. That the tactful Paul names his informants suggests they were not Corinthian. Possibly they were Christian slaves
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Chloe (Gk. Chlóē)A wealthy business woman whose people brought to Paul in Ephesus news of division within the Corinthian church (1 Cor. 1:11). Chloe’s people (lit., “those of Chloe”) were either her family members, business associates, slaves, or free employees. Whether she resided in Corinth and
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary